2018 Managment Conference: Moving Your Legal Business Forwards

Event Details

Course Code: S4003
Speaker: Various
Specialisations: Management, Conferences,
Venue: Liverpool Law Society, 2nd Floor Helix, Edmund Street, Liverpool, L3 9NY
Date: Wednesday, 28 February, 2018
Time: 09:30 - 16:00

Members Price: £205
Non Members Price: £260
Corporate Training Offer: Free
Training Season Ticket: Free

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Event Description

Suitable for: practice managers, managing partners, Heads of HR, Finance and Innovation etc.

9.00 – 9.30 Registration
9.30 – 9.40 Chair opens ~ Joanna Kingston-Davies
9.40 – 10.20 The need to innovate in legal services before solicitors are left behind ~ Andrew Gregory, Leonard Curtis 
Artificial intelligence and automation will dramatically change the way we work and drive a very different sort of recruitment strategy for many law firms.  How can solicitors meet these challenges in the SME sector?
Solicitors need to collaborate with other professionals in a way which gives business owners a range of services which radically shake up the traditional model.  How can effective collaboration be achieved?
10.20 – 10.50   The Evolving Risks Faced by Law Firms and How PII Should be Considered as Part of a Wider Picture ~ Phil Edwards, QPI
Looking at an Integrated Approach to Risk and Insurance Purchase
The Broader Spectrum of Insurance Availability
Threats to The PII Market From 
o The Forthcoming SRA Consultation on Changes
o Brexit
10.50 – 11.05 Refreshments
11.05 -11.35 Excellence in customer Service ~ Michael Lynch 
An overview of the CSE standard
Key issues in terms of delivering excellent client care 
The assessment process
Q&A about working with CSE and the accreditation process
11.35– 12.45 Qualifying as a Solicitor: the future ~ Keith Harper 
In 2020 significant changes will be made to the process of qualification with the introduction of the Solicitor Qualifying Examination. This session will outline the changes and the impact on firms. The session will cover:
Future changes – overview and timetable
The SQE – purpose and role in Continuing Competence
The examination process – skills and knowledge assessed in stages 1 and 2
Transitional arrangements. 
12.45 – 1.30 Lunch 
1.30 – 2.15 Apprenticeships ~ Emma Tegerdine 
The key aspects of the new apprenticeship levy
The advantages of statutory apprenticeship agreements and the conditions that must be satisfied
The pitfalls associated with traditional apprenticeships and how to avoid them
 2.15 – 3 Making your firm more resilient as we navigate Brexit ~ Andrew Otterburn 
Profit and cash
Six ideas to build a more resilient firm
3 - 3.4 Doing Business after Brexit ~ Helen Tse MBE 
The potential post-Brexit models which may be adopted and the UK legal landscape post-Brexit.
Areas pertinent to running a business and the issues that are likely to arise
Appropriate steps that can mitigate risk and how businesses may take advantage of any opportunities
3.45 – 4 Chair summary session & close



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